National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton

339 S. Seton Ave, Emmitsburg, MD 21727 Get Directions
Phone: 301-447-6606
The National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
Historic site dedicated to first American-born saint. Visitor Center, Museum and 12-minute film. Tours of Basilica with Saint’s tomb, two historic homes and peaceful grounds.
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TripAdvisor Traveler Rating Based on 97 reviews
September 14, 2016
Beverly W
As a Protestant, I found this visit to be an opportunity to learn about Elizabeth Seton who was the first American Saint. I was surprised that she had been married and had children but, following the...
September 10, 2016
very peaceful setting in MD nice museum and beautiful grounds to explore. Be sure to ring the bells on the grounds when you are there
September 10, 2016
Karen S
I have visited this shrine many times, the grounds are beautiful and the Basilica is absolutely gorgeous. I find it a place where I can go and just clear my head and as I feel, cleanse my soul. The...